Fort Branch, Indiana

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Population in 2017: 2,767 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +19.3%
Males: 1,345  (48.6%)
Females: 1,422  (51.4%)
Median resident age:

42.4 years
Indiana median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 47648.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $46,878 (it was $35,964 in 2000)
Fort Branch:

$46,878
IN:

$54,181

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,856 (it was $17,180 in 2000)

Fort Branch town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $116,846 (it was $76,600 in 2000)
Fort Branch:

$116,846
IN:

$141,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $145,402; detached houses: $149,107; mobile homes: $78,807

Median gross rent in 2017: $661.

March 2019 cost of living index in Fort Branch: 81.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 7.6%
(8.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.7% for Black residents)
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  • Races in Fort Branch, IN (2017)
    • 2,73690.5%White alone
    • 2137.0%Two or more races
    • 270.9%Asian alone
    • 230.8%Hispanic
    • 150.5%Black alone
    • 70.2%American Indian alone

Races in Fort Branch detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Indiana and other state lists, there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Fort Branch, Indiana as of July 09, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Fort Branch is 376 to 1.


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Ancestries: German (39.3%), American (22.8%), English (6.6%), Irish (5.2%), European (3.1%), Polish (1.2%).

Current Local Time: CST time zone

Elevation: 450 feet

Land area: 0.74 square miles.

Population density: 3,734 people per square mile   (average).

Fort Branch, Indiana map

23 residents are foreign born

This town:

0.8%
Indiana:

100.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $839 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $909 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Evansville, IN (18.7 miles , pop. 121,582).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Louisville, KY (99.2 miles , pop. 256,231).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Chicago, IL (248.6 miles , pop. 2,896,016).

Nearest cities:

Haubstadt, IN (1.7 miles ),
Owensville, IN (2.5 miles ),
Princeton, IN (2.7 miles ),
Cynthiana, IN (2.9 miles ),
Francisco, IN (3.0 miles ),
Elberfeld, IN (3.0 miles ),
Mackey, IN (3.2 miles),
Darmstadt, IN (3.3 miles )

Latitude: 38.25 N, Longitude: 87.58 W

Area code: 812

Distribution of median household income in Fort Branch, IN in 2017
Distribution of house value in Fort Branch, IN in 2017
Fort Branch satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.0%
Indiana:

3.9%
Most common industries in Fort Branch, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (9.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.7%)
  • Construction (5.2%)
  • Educational services (3.9%)
  • Public administration (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (9.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (9.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.1%)
  • Truck transportation (4.8%)
  • Plastics & rubber products (4.8%)
  • Rail transportation (3.8%)
  • Public administration (3.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (17.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Educational services (5.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (4.1%)
  • Personal & laundry services (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Fort Branch, IN (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Cashiers (3.9%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (3.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (12.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (8.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.4%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (5.6%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (5.2%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (4.7%)
  • Registered nurses (4.5%)

Average climate in Fort Branch, Indiana

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Fort Branch, Indiana environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 72.8. This is about average.

City:

72.8
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.269. This is about average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.269
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 8.23. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 2.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.23
U.S.:

5.56
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.706. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.706
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 27.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 9.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.5
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.56
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2008 was 0.00481. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00481
U.S.:

0.00984

Tornado activity:

Fort Branch-area historical tornado activity is slightly below Indiana state average. It is 54% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 6/2/1990, a category F4 (max. wind speeds 207-260 mph) tornado 16.3 miles away from the Fort Branch town center killed 6 people and injured 60 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

On 1/7/1989, a category F4 tornado 19.6 miles away from the town center injured 55 people and caused between $5,000,000 and $50,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Fort Branch-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Indiana state average. It is 75% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/18/2008 at 09:36:59, a magnitude 5.4 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.4 MW, 5.2 MW, Depth: 8.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 22.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/1987 at 23:48:54, a magnitude 5.1 (4.9 MB, 4.4 MS, 4.6 MS, 5.1 LG) earthquake occurred 43.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/2002 at 17:37:15, a magnitude 5.0 (4.3 MB, 4.6 MW, 5.0 LG, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 21.1 miles away from the city center
On 4/18/2008 at 15:14:16, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.8 MW, 4.6 MW, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 21.6 miles away from Fort Branch center
On 4/3/1974 at 23:05:02, a magnitude 4.7 (4.5 MB, 4.7 LG) earthquake occurred 36.8 miles away from Fort Branch center
On 9/26/1990 at 13:18:51, a magnitude 5.0 (4.7 MB, 4.8 LG, 5.0 LG, Depth: 7.7 mi) earthquake occurred 130.6 miles away from Fort Branch center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Gibson County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 16
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 10, Tornadoes: 7, Winter Storms: 2, Blizzard: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Fort Branch topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Fort Branch:

  • TRANSITIONAL SERVICES INC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; HAUBSTADT, IN)
  • BETTER LIVING HOME HEALTH CARE, INC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; PRINCETON, IN)
  • GIBSON COUNTY ARC PRINCE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; PRINCETON, IN)
  • GIBSON COUNTY ARC 8TH ST (Hospital, about 8 miles away; PRINCETON, IN)
  • WATERS OF PRINCETON THE (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PRINCETON, IN)
  • HOLIDAY MANOR (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; PRINCETON, IN)
  • GIBSON HOME HEALTH SERVICES (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; PRINCETON, IN)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Fort Branch:

  • Wabash Valley College (about 17 miles; Mount Carmel, IL; Full-time enrollment: 2,142)
  • University of Evansville (about 20 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 2,688)
  • University of Southern Indiana (about 21 miles; Evansville, IN; FT enrollment: 9,532)
  • Vincennes University (about 31 miles; Vincennes, IN; FT enrollment: 9,876)
  • Owensboro Community and Technical College (about 46 miles; Owensboro, KY; FT enrollment: 2,754)
  • Madisonville Community College (about 62 miles; Madisonville, KY; FT enrollment: 2,082)
  • Rend Lake College (about 74 miles; Ina, IL; FT enrollment: 2,778)

Public high school in Fort Branch:

Public elementary/middle school in Fort Branch:

Private elementary/middle school in Fort Branch:

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Library in Fort Branch:

  • FORT BRANCH-JOHNSON TOWNSHIP PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $345,041; Location: 107 EAST LOCUST STREET; 42,385 books; 1,441 audio materials; 16,589 video materials; 1 local licensed databases; 37 state licensed databases; 105 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Gibson County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Fort Branch and their reported violations in the past:

FORT BRANCH WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 3,621, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - In JUL-01-2012, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-05-2012), St Public Notif requested (SEP-05-2012), St Public Notif received (NOV-14-2012), St Compliance achieved (FEB-14-2013)
  • 21 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Indiana:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

66.6%
Whole state:

66.9%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

6.4%
Whole state:

6.9%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

Banks with branches in Fort Branch (2011 data):

  • Old National Bank: Fort Branch at 801 East Mulberry Street, branch established on 1896/06/22. Info updated 2011/08/01: Bank assets: $8,467.9 mil, Deposits: $6,653.1 mil, headquarters in Evansville, IN, positive income, 195 total offices, Holding Company: Old National Bancorp
  • Fifth Third Bank: Fort Branch Branch at 811 East Mulberry, branch established on 1987/06/30. Info updated 2009/10/05: Bank assets: $114,540.4 mil, Deposits: $89,689.1 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1378 total offices, Holding Company: Fifth Third Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Fort Branch:

Marital status in Fort Branch, IN
  • Never married: 27.0%
  • Now married: 52.3%
  • Separated: 0.2%
  • Widowed: 7.9%
  • Divorced: 12.7%

For population 25 years and over in Fort Branch:

  • High school or higher: 94.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.2
Indiana average:

11.1

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Fort Branch
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Fort Branch, IN (based on Gibson County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,2436
Evangelical Protestant3,66828
Mainline Protestant3,23228
Black Protestant6754
Other11
None19,684-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
This county:

1.83 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 13
Gibson County:

3.97 / 10,000 pop.
Indiana:

3.57 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 25
Gibson County:

7.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

6.78 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Gibson County:

9.6%
State:

9.2%
Adult obesity rate:
Gibson County:

28.2%
State:

29.0%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

11.9%
Indiana:

14.3%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Fort Branch:

49.1%
State:

48.5%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Fort Branch:

44.8%
Indiana:

44.9%

Average BMI:
Fort Branch:

30.1
Indiana:

28.8

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.6%
Indiana:

21.7%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

20.6%
Indiana:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Indiana:

6.8

Overweight people:
Fort Branch:

42.1%
Indiana:

33.8%

General health condition:
Here:

52.7%
Indiana:

55.3%

Average condition of hearing:
Fort Branch:

76.8%
Indiana:

78.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Fort Branch, IN Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 4$10,975$32,9250$0
Police Protection - Officers 3$10,931$43,7240$0
Financial Administration 3$9,432$37,7282$1,197
Sewerage 1$3,704$44,4480$0
Water Supply 1$4,695$56,3400$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$3,451
Parks and Recreation 0$0 3$1,912
Totals for Government 12$39,737$39,73711$6,560

Fort Branch government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $340,000 ($122.88)
    Water Utilities: $260,000 ($93.96)
    Police Protection: $195,000 ($70.47)
    Regular Highways: $79,000 ($28.55)
    General - Other: $53,000 ($19.15)
    Central Staff Services: $53,000 ($19.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $47,000 ($16.99)
    Financial Administration: $46,000 ($16.62)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $226,000 ($81.68)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $10,000 ($3.61)
    Regular Highways: $6,000 ($2.17)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($0.72)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $480,000 ($173.47)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $55,000 ($19.88)

Fort Branch government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $776,000 ($280.45)
    Parks and Recreation: $22,000 ($7.95)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $24,000 ($8.67)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $5,000 ($1.81)
    Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($1.81)
    Fines and Forfeits: $3,000 ($1.08)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($0.72)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $554,000 ($200.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $75,000 ($27.11)
    Highways: $63,000 ($22.77)
    General Local Government Support: $11,000 ($3.98)
  • Tax - Property: $258,000 ($93.24)
    Public Utilities Sales: $26,000 ($9.40)
    Other License: $2,000 ($0.72)

Fort Branch government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,695,000 ($2058.19)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $5,138,000 ($1856.88)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $557,000 ($201.30)

Fort Branch government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $660,000 ($238.53)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,007,000 ($363.93)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $239,000 ($86.38)

5.14% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,146 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.14%
Indiana average:

6.06%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Vanderburgh County, IN  1.49% ($45,753 average AGI)
from Pike County, IN  0.41% ($40,167)
from Warrick County, IN  0.32% ($41,256)


5.49% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($48,147 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.49%
Indiana average:

6.25%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Vanderburgh County, IN  1.64% ($47,137 average AGI)
to Warrick County, IN  0.49% ($61,621)
to Pike County, IN  0.37% ($46,820)

Businesses in Fort Branch, IN

  • Dairy Queen: 1
  • H&R Block: 1
  • Subway: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Fort Branch:

  • WVHI (1330 AM; 5 kW; EVANSVILLE, IN)
  • WRAY (1250 AM; 1 kW; PRINCETON, IN; Owner: PRINCETON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WGBF (1280 AM; 5 kW; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WHAS (840 AM; 50 kW; LOUISVILLE, KY; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WSM (650 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: GAYLORD ENTERTAINMENT COMPANY)
  • WIBC (1070 AM; 50 kW; INDIANAPOLIS, IN; Owner: EMMIS RADIO LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KXEN (1010 AM; 50 kW; FESTUS-ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: BDJ RADIO ENTERPRISES, LLC)
  • KMOX (1120 AM; 50 kW; ST. LOUIS, MO; Owner: INFINITY BROADCASTING OPERATIONS, INC.)
  • WVJS (1420 AM; 5 kW; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: TSB III, LLC)
  • WKDA (1200 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: RADIO NASHVILLE, INC.)
  • WAMB (1160 AM; 50 kW; DONELSON, TN; Owner: GREAT SOUTHERN BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • WLW (700 AM; 50 kW; CINCINNATI, OH; Owner: JACOR BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WNQM (1300 AM; 50 kW; NASHVILLE, TN; Owner: WNQM. INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Fort Branch:

  • WBGW (101.5 FM; FORT BRANCH, IN; Owner: MUSIC MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WRAY-FM (98.1 FM; PRINCETON, IN; Owner: PRINCETON BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WJLT (105.3 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WNIN-FM (88.3 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE PUBLIC TELEPLEX, INC.)
  • WSJD (100.5 FM; PRINCETON, IN; Owner: WSJD, INC.)
  • WKDQ (99.5 FM; HENDERSON, KY; Owner: REGENT BROADCASTING OF EVANSVILLE/OWENSBORO, INC.)
  • WIKY-FM (104.1 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL B/C CORPORATION)
  • WABX (107.5 FM; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WYNG (94.9 FM; MOUNT CARMEL, IL; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • WYXY (107.1 FM; BOONVILLE, IN; Owner: BOONVILLE BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • WSTO (96.1 FM; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: TSB III, LLC)
  • WJPS-FM (93.5 FM; CHANDLER, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WVJC (89.1 FM; MOUNT CARMEL, IL; Owner: ILLINOIS EASTERN COMMUNITY COLLEGES)
  • WBJW (91.7 FM; ALBION, IL; Owner: MUSIC MINISTRIES INC)
  • WVUB (91.1 FM; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: VINCENNES UNIVERSITY)
  • WBHW (88.7 FM; LOOGOOTEE, IN; Owner: MUSIC MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • WBTO-FM (102.3 FM; PETERSBURG, IN; Owner: THE ORIGINAL COMPANY, INC)
  • WDKS (106.1 FM; NEWBURGH, IN; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Fort Branch:

  • WTVW (Channel 7; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: QUORUM OF INDIANA LICENSE, LLC)
  • WNIN (Channel 9; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRI-STATE PUBLIC TELEPLEX, INC.)
  • W23BV (Channel 23; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: BETHEL SANITARIUM)
  • W06BD (Channel 6; PRINCETON, IN; Owner: NORTH GIBSON SCHOOL CORPORATION)
  • K55HL (Channel 55; CAPE GIRARDEAU, MO; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • WEVV (Channel 44; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: COMCORP OF INDIANA LICENSE CORP.)
  • WIKY-LP (Channel 5; EVANSVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WFIE (Channel 14; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: LIBCO, INC.)
  • WEHT (Channel 25; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: GILMORE BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • WAZE-LP (Channel 17; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WEOA-LP (Channel 50; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • WJPS-LP (Channel 4; EVANSVILLE, ETC., IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W66CT (Channel 66; MOUNT VERNON, IN; Owner: SOUTH CENTRAL COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • W56DN (Channel 56; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: EVANSVILLE LOW POWER PARTNERSHIP)
  • WTSN-LP (Channel 63; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: EVANSVILLE LOW POWER PARTNERSHIP)
  • W38BK (Channel 38; EVANSVILLE, IN; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • WVUT (Channel 22; VINCENNES, IN; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES FOR THE VINCENNES UNIV.)
  • WKOH (Channel 31; OWENSBORO, KY; Owner: KENTUCKY AUTHORITY FOR EDUCATIONAL TV)
Fort Branch fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Fort Branch fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 26Number of bridges
  • 167ft / 51.2mTotal length
  • $1,656,000Total costs
  • 58,202Total average daily traffic
  • 5,976Total average daily truck traffic
  • 52,038Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic
New bridges in Fort Branch, IN - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 31930-1939
  • 21950-1959
  • 61970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 41990-1999
  • 32000-2009
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Fort Branch, IN

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Fort Branch)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • Lat: 38.247667 Lon: -87.580611, Call Sign: WQVG619,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.122 MHz, Grant Date: 02/05/2015, Expiration Date: 02/05/2025, Certifier: Rick Sides, Registrant: Jp2way, 1201 S 3rd St, Paducah, KY 42003, Phone: (270) 443-6618, Fax: (270) 443-6402, Email:
  • Lat: 38.244444 Lon: -87.773944, Call Sign: WQYU878,
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.535 MHz, Grant Date: 01/27/2017, Expiration Date: 01/27/2027, Certifier: Brian Rexing, Registrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • STATION, 105 N Mc Creary (Lat: 38.252528 Lon: -87.576667), Overall height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WNTB857,
    Assigned Frequencies: 953.150 MHz, Grant Date: 05/30/2000, Expiration Date: 06/15/2010, Cancellation Date: 08/21/2010, Registrant: Vectren Corporation, 20 N.W. Fourth Street, Evansville, IN 47702-0209, Phone: (812) 491-4202, Fax: (812) 491-4238, Email:
  • FORT BRANCH, Us 41 East 0.4 Km On Coal Mine Rd (Lat: 38.238333 Lon: -87.564444), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 76.8 m, Overall height: 86.6 m, Call Sign: WQUW865,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHz, Grant Date: 11/04/2014, Expiration Date: 11/04/2024, Certifier: Thomas M Gregory, Registrant: Steimel Communications Inc., 1934 N Section St, Sullivan, IN 47882, Phone: (812) 268-0771, Fax: (812) 268-0773, Email:
  • FORT BRANCH, Route 3 Orchard Road (Lat: 38.243722 Lon: -87.559750), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 87.2 m, Overall height: 89.9 m, Call Sign: WQWJ425,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11385.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/14/2015, Expiration Date: 09/14/2025, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • FT BRANCH, Rt 3 Orchard Rd (Lat: 38.243722 Lon: -87.559750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 86.8 m, Overall height: 89.9 m, Call Sign: WLL905,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, 5974.85 MHz, Grant Date: 01/25/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Fort Branch)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

4
  • Aircraft: DESTINY AIRCRAFT CORP CHROME RED DESTINY 2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 582SER (65 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 557RH , Serial Number: 3C0502, Year manufactured: 2002, Airworthiness Date: 07/15/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 02/09/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Mark A Schmitt, 7285 S 650 E, Fort Branch, IN 47648
  • Aircraft: SENSEFLY EBEE (Category: Land), Engine: Electric
    N-Number: 618MH , Serial Number: EB-03-25865, Certificate Issue Date: 11/06/2015
    Registrant (Corporation): Hennessy Surveying Inc, 6085 S 50 W, Fort Branch, IN 47648
  • Aircraft: SENSEFLY EBEE (Category: Land), Engine: Electric
    N-Number: 618NH , Serial Number: EB-02-707, Certificate Issue Date: 11/06/2015
    Registrant (Corporation): Hennessy Surveying Inc, 6085 S 50 W, Fort Branch, IN 47648
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-140 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8447F , Serial Number: 28-7725112, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 12/07/1976, Certificate Issue Date: 12/11/1985
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Bros Perry, 357 E 780 S, Fort Branch, IN 47648, Other Owners: Michael J Perry, David T Perry, L James Dba Perry

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$142,360
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0502.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Fort Branch, IN
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Fort Branch, IN - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 15. The highest number of fires - 41 took place in 2010, and the least - 0 in 2014. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Fort Branch, IN When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (47.5%), and Structure Fires (28.0%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Fort Branch, IN
    • 12247.5%Outside Fires
    • 7228.0%Structure Fires
    • 4316.7%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 207.8%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Fort Branch, IN
Most common first names in Fort Branch, IN among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary3278.5 years
John2277.1 years
Charles2278.8 years
George2179.3 years
Robert2074.2 years
Paul1870.5 years
William1670.5 years
James1374.6 years
Harold1067.8 years
Joseph1072.6 years
Most common last names in Fort Branch, IN among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Barrett1175.2 years
Robinson1083.4 years
Kruse1082.8 years
French1076.3 years
Thompson1075.9 years
Sollman978.4 years
Williams877.5 years
Wilkerson875.8 years
Wilhite777.7 years
Kuester783.8 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Fort Branch, IN
  • 80.1%Utility gas
  • 18.7%Electricity
  • 1.2%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Fort Branch, IN
  • 53.0%Utility gas
  • 47.0%Electricity


Fort Branch compared to Indiana state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
There are 7 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2020.